Part of speech: adjective

Having faults; erroneous; wrong.

Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun


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Usage examples "faulty":

  1. A rope slipped, the faulty knot gave way, and she fell backward- a seven- foot fall with no support of any kind by which she might save herself. - "Edge of the Jungle", William Beebe.
  2. O - O 11. O - O - O Bold play, but again faulty judgment, unless he intended to play to win or lose, throwing safety to the winds. - "Chess Fundamentals", José Raúl Capablanca.
  3. They are a faulty set in some respects, being only of common flesh and blood like us all; but the land would be badly off without them. - "Shirley", Charlotte Brontë.